Vail Daily column: Fishing getting better by the day

Vail Daily column: Fishing getting better by the day
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By Edward Stoner

Summer fly-fishing prospects in the Vail Valley are now reaching optimal conditions for local and visiting anglers. Rivers are dropping and clearing and insect hatches are ramping up. As water temperatures rise, trout are becoming more aggressive and feeding predictably throughout the day. With each passing day, anglers are experiencing the best fly-fishing our part of Colorado has to offer. Here is a quick rundown of fishing conditions on area trout streams: The Eagle River Our home river is finally reaching the ideal situation for excellent fishing for both wade and float anglers. After weeks of higher-than-average flows, the river …

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